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  1. Kings’ McLemore posterized a child

    Apr 28, 2014, 5:28 PM PST

    What happens when a grade school student goes one-on-one with an NBA Slam Dunk competition contestant? Epic posterization, of course. The only thing more awesome than this dunk by Sacramento Kings star Ben McLemore is the court-storming reaction by the kids in attendance. Enjoy. [H/T: Bleacher Report]  

  2. There’s a Golden State Warriors sport coat

    Mar 7, 2014, 1:40 PM PST

    There’s a new sport coat for the consummate professional that is forced to suppress the urge to scream like a lunatic fan, while secretly watching the Warriors play an East Coast game during business hours. Men’s Warehouse, a Bay Area company, and the Golden State Warriors have teamed up to create a Warriors special-edition coat…

  3. Field of Links: 2Pac look-alike at Warriors game, Danville teacher asks Will Ferrell to Senior Prom

    Mar 6, 2014, 9:37 AM PST

    A Tupac Shakur look-alike attended the Warriors-Celtics game on Wednesday. The crowd even started chanting for him. The real 2Pac would probably be happy the Warriors won. He was known to root for East Bay teams.  — The Giants starting pitchers are on a rare spring roll. — A San Ramon Valley High School teacher is…

  4. Coach Jackson beats Steph Curry in a shooting contest

    Mar 4, 2014, 5:36 PM PST

    Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson still has game. He easily took down Stephen Curry, who is known to be one of the best pure shooters in the league, in a shooting contest. Maybe shooting exhibitions aren’t Curry’s thing.

  5. Stephen Curry dons dapper attire for GQ Magazine

    Feb 26, 2014, 12:48 PM PST

    Barney Stinson would be so proud of Stephen Curry upon gazing at this month’s issue of GQ. The Warriors’ guard is suited up in the finest dress attire while dribbling a basketball. Curry is featured along with fellow NBA stars James Harden, Joakim Noah, and Kenneth Faried, who also don dapper attire for the monthly…

  6. Field of Links: Kings’ Isaiah Thomas will deliver pizza to your home

    Feb 20, 2014, 10:09 AM PST

    Sacramento Kings star Isaiah Thomas will deliver pizza to your home. You see, Thomas always dreamed of being a pizza delivery guy. Sadly, he was forced to settle on a lucrative career in the NBA. Uber is allowing him to live his dream for one evening, before he has to go back to slumming it…

  7. Case of the Mondays: Curry’s All-Star Weekend, Shaqlemore, and Vernon Davis is ‘Curling Captain America’

    Feb 17, 2014, 9:47 AM PST

    Welcome to A case of the Mondays. There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here. No. 1 – Stephen Curry’s All-Star Weekend: Maybe Steph Curry didn’t…

  8. Check out Stephen Curry’s ‘Voodoo’ shoes

    Feb 13, 2014, 3:13 PM PST

    If the power went out during the NBA All-Star Three-Point Contest in New Orleans, you’d still be able to see Stephen Curry, because his feet will be glowing. Curry will be wearing a special fluorescent green pair of shoes made by Under Armour. They posted a sneak peek of the Big Easy-inspired “Voodoo” Anatomix Spawn PEs on their Facebook page on…

  9. Field of Links: Disco demolition night at Oracle Arena

    Feb 13, 2014, 11:10 AM PST

    A piece of the disco ball at Oracle Arena fell and shattered during the game between the Golden State Warriors and Miami Heat. If something like this happened at the Oakland Coliseum, you’d never hear the end of it, but next door, it’s considered a mild safety concern. Speaking of the Warriors and Heat, how…

  10. Field of Links: The Warriors had a strange night

    Feb 11, 2014, 10:22 AM PST

    They say winning cures all. The Golden State Warriors certainly won on Monday night, and did so by a very large margin, but there was still some lingering strangeness following the game. Warriors coach Mark Jackson and Andrew Bogut don’t seem to be on the same page. So, Ray Ratto, what IS going on with…

  11. Stephen Curry introduces Mark Jackson to Dunk Cam

    Feb 7, 2014, 6:28 PM PST

    Dunk Cam is back. Stephen Curry posterized Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson — sort of. The action was posted on Draymond Green’s Instagram account. Dunk Cam is a popular internet trend that has recently been embraced by the pros. Earlier this year, 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was dunked on by Alex Boone in the locker…

  12. Field of Links: There could be more Warriors sleeved jerseys, Josh Hamilton gains 28 pounds, Beast Mode for Fireball

    Feb 6, 2014, 10:05 AM PST

    The Golden State Warriors are reportedly developing more sleeved jerseys. Here’s the scoop from Uni Watch via Bay Area Sports Guy. There was a sleeved Warriors jersey in very dark gray, with a dark gray logo on the front and yellow numbers. • There was another sleeved Warriors jersey (Golden State is apparently trying to set some kind…

  13. Field of Links: Warriors arena proposal hits a snag, Sharks slumping, puppies pick Super Bowl

    Jan 31, 2014, 9:43 AM PST

    The Golden State Warriors’ San Francisco arena proposal has hit another snag. According to the San Francisco Chronicle, it will cost the Warriors twice as much as anticipated to repair the two piers the arena will sit on. Here’s an excerpt from the article by John Cote: The projected cost just to fix the crumbling…

  14. Bay Area high school player hits ‘miracle shot’ to force overtime

    Jan 29, 2014, 1:28 PM PST

    It was a trick shot that Dude Perfect would have been proud of, and it happened in a real basketball game. With less than a second left on the game clock, Alameda’s St. Joseph Notre Dame High School forward Temidayo Yussuf heaved the ball an estimated 80 feet to send the game into overtime. Everyone…

  15. Case of the Mondays: Curry’s ‘Grammy Shoes’ light up the court, Seattle restaurant offers ‘Crabtree’s Tears’

    Jan 27, 2014, 10:22 AM PST

    Welcome to A case of the Mondays. There’s always a lot going on during the weekend. If you weren’t lucky enough to spend the past two days on the couch, you can catch up on the top five sports items you may have missed here. No. 1 – As good as gold: Stephen Curry put…

  16. Check out Stephen Curry’s All-Star jersey

    Jan 23, 2014, 4:55 PM PST

    Stephen Curry will be the first Golden State Warriors player to start in the NBA All-Star Game since Latrell Sprewell in 1995. Sprewell didn’t have to wear a red sleeved jersey, though. Curry’s All-Star attire is already available for purchase in the NBA store, and it is interesting looking, to say the least. The 100 percent polyester…

  17. Forbes: Warriors are one of the NBA’s most valuable teams

    Jan 22, 2014, 6:30 PM PST

    The Golden State Warriors haven’t won an NBA Championship since 1975, but their fans consistently pack the house and support the team. After a trip to the Western Conference Semifinals, the turnstiles are clicking and the merchandise sales are continuing to increase. According to Forbes, the Warriors are worth $750 million, which ranks ninth in…

  18. The Kings could change the way you see the game

    Jan 21, 2014, 1:49 PM PST

    Basketball fans are about to see their favorite game differently. On January 24, the Sacramento Kings are planning to become the first professional sports team to broadcast live game angles through Google Glass. While the Kings players take on the Indiana Pacers, unique first-person views will be provided by Kings mascot Slamson, the cheerleaders, and…

  19. DeMarcus Cousins earns Player of the Week honors

    Jan 13, 2014, 1:53 PM PST

    Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has come up with a bunch of creative ploys to boost his chances to get voted into the NBA All-Star Game. After shooting videos with Drake and Mayor Kevin Johnson, he is earning votes the old fashioned way — by dominating opponents on the basketball court. Cousins was named Western…

  20. Field of Links: Aaron Rodgers visits the Warriors, New Niner Nation beer, Raiders keeping coach Allen

    Jan 8, 2014, 9:39 AM PST

    Thanks to the San Francisco 49ers, Aaron Rodgers has some free time on his hands. A known fan of Bay Area sports, Rodgers decided to check out the red-hot Golden State Warriors as they took on the Milwaukee Bucks. The Warriors easily beat the Bucks 101-80 to extend their winning streak to 10 games.  After the…

  21. Sacramento Mayor helps DeMarcus Cousins’ All-Star campaign

    Jan 7, 2014, 2:30 PM PST

    Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson is lending his strategic campaigning skills to Kings’ center DeMarcus Cousins. In a new video released by the Kings, Mayor Johnson advises Cousins to take a grassroots approach to his All-Star campaign by earning one vote at a time. In the video, Cousins responds by serving coffee, driving a cab, teaching…

  22. Field of Links: Warriors look to stay hot in frigid Wisconsin, Surgery for Couture, Vonn to miss Olympics

    Jan 7, 2014, 7:43 AM PST

    The San Francisco 49ers are still thawing out after braving the elements on the frozen tundra of Lambeau Field, and now the Golden State Warriors are in Wisconsin to take on the Milwaukee Bucks. Fortunately, they play indoors. It is FREEEZZIN in Milwaukee!! What A JOKE! Throw a Football my way and I'm letting it…

  23. Kevin Durant shows off pass-rush moves, is no Aldon Smith

    Jan 3, 2014, 12:43 PM PST

    Kevin Durant is one of the most physically gifted professional basketball players on the planet. His skills apparently don’t translate well to football. The Oklahoma City Thunder star recently got a healthy helping of humble pie when he tried to see what it would be like to rush the quarterback against a Canadian Football League…

  24. Field of Links: Warriors making ‘Full Squad’ a trending topic

    Jan 3, 2014, 9:44 AM PST

    Look for #FullSquad to be a regularly trending topic in the Bay Area. The Golden State Warriors’ are on a seven-game win streak and have apparently found their rallying cry courtesy of forward David Lee. The phrase originated during a media session when Lee quizzed WarriorsWorld.net on the team’s record with a full squad. After beating…

  25. Stephen Curry surprises Alameda youth in new NBA commercial

    Jan 2, 2014, 1:22 PM PST

    Stephen Curry is known to give defenders fits, but that wasn’t his goal when he took the court in Alameda to shoot a new NBA commercial. While Curry is seen busting out ankle-breaking jukes on middle school kids in the video, his goal was to help them be fit, rather than the alternative. The new…

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